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Nursing (Articulation Pathway for Enrolled Nursing Diploma), Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
Fremantle, Australia
The Articulation pathway for Enrolled Nurses with the Diploma HLT51607, HLT51612 or HLT54115 into the Bachelor of Nursing program recognises the relevant prior educational achievements and offers a reduced number of units in the formal curriculum, which contains all of the subjects mandated for nursing accreditation in Australia, while placing strong emphasis on clinical experience.
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Overview

The Bachelor of Nursing has been designed to prepare students as beginning practitioners to work in a variety of hospital and primary health care settings.

The Articulation pathway for Enrolled Nurses with the Diploma HLTEN51607 or HLTEN51612 into the Bachelor of Nursing program recognises the relevant prior educational achievements of the Enrolled Nurse and offers a reduced number of units in the formal curriculum, which contains all of the subjects mandated for nursing accreditation in Australia, while placing strong emphasis on clinical experience.

At the cornerstone of the Bachelor of Nursing degree at Notre Dame is a commitment to equip students with the skills and confidence to work in a variety of health care settings upon graduation. This is facilitated by intensive practicum experiences totaling 760 hours throughout the degree.The University of Notre Dame Australia accepts only a limited number of students into the Bachelor of Nursing course each year which enables all students to be placed in an appropriate hospital or health care setting for the practicum experience.

The extensive support received from the nursing profession in Western Australia has enabled the course to be developed to meet and in many cases, exceed professional standards.The course focuses on the nurse-patient relationship and is highly practical in its orientation.

Nursing students undertake a comprehensive university program including specialist nursing studies, behavioural and health science, professional development and the compulsory Core Curriculum units.

Students also undertake approximately clinical practice each year in a variety of hospital, community and primary health care settings, where they are mentored by experienced registered nurses and other health professionals.

Accreditation

Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency; Australian Nursing and Midwifery Accreditation Council

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • 3 Core Curriculum Units
Ethics, Introduction to Philosophy, Introduction to Theology
  • Nursing Units

Including units such as: Developmental Psychology; Mental Health; Human Anatomy and Physiology; Chronic Care; Rural Health; Public Health and Promotion; Paediatrics and Adolescent Health

  • 2 Elective Nursing Units

Chosen from the following: Palliative Care; Maternal Care; Advanced Mental Health; Global Health; The Nurse as a Clinical Educator; Advanced Wound Care

  • 4 Practical Placement Units

One clinical unit is completed each semester, total of 760 hours. 

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • CRICOS code: 032049G
  • The minimum entry requirement for the articulation pathway is qualification as an Enrolled Nurse, meeting RPL to Diploma HLT51607, HLT51612 or HLT54115 with eligibility to register as an Enrolled Nurse. Prospective students must be able to demonstrate good verbal and written skills.The Diploma of Enrolled Nursing must be commenced and completed after Year 12, i.e. post-school leaving age.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    35458 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35458 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    16029 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16029 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Fremantle

  • 1700 - 2700 AUD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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